Autumn isn’t just a great season for those who love coloured leaves or dressing up on Halloween. Pumpkins with their lovely taste and mild sweetness are a great ingredient for awesome holiday dishes, from the classic pumpkin pie to pumpkin muffins or pumpkin-flavoured ice cream! Here are some of the best pumpkin recipes!
Pumpkin season is officially under way. From classic pumpkin pie to sweet pumpkin desserts, pizza toppings or breads and let’s not forget the always popular Pumpkin Spice Latte from Starbucks, the orange gourd is now everywhere and that’s definitely a good thing! With its earthy and mild sweetness, pumpkin is a versatile ingredient for many types of great dishes that make autumn a great season also for those who love cooking and healthy eating! Here are 10 of the best pumpkin recipes for you to try out!
This is a great soup if you have leftover flesh and seeds from carving a Halloween pumpkin. Simply use them together with some lentils to make a deliciously creamy pumpkin lentil soup!
Pumpkin cornbread is a nice autumn cornbread variety from the Southern US. This pumpkin cornbread is not as sweet as some other cornbread, which makes it perfect for accompanying many main courses. Perfect for chili and great for breakfast if you spread with some butter and jam!
Pumpkin bars can be the ultimate treat for autumn, but of course you can make them all year long if you want! With their nice cream cheese frosting, the pumpkin bars are guaranteed a hit for your family and everyone else. Try it out, they will love them!
Sure, you can find a lot of pumpkin pie recipes out there. This pumpkin pie however is even better! If you add some cream cheese to the filling, your pumpkin pie gets a nice tangy flavour and it will get awesomely creamy. If you want to try a new pumpkin pie recipe this season you should definitely try this one first!
Caramel brittle is perfect if you want to spice up some store-bought pumpkin pie. This brittle gives it a nice bittersweet caramel taste. The Pepita-Sage brittle also makes a great party favour that you can hand out to children and grown-ups at your Halloween party!
Cupcakes are always great, but these combine the yummy taste and mild pumpkin sweetness with a cinnamon-flavoured frosting, which gives these cupcakes a special holiday note, that everyone will love! Bring them to work or surprise your children and it won’t take long and they will be gone, rest assured!
This superb autumn ice cream custom pumpkin flavour makes any store-bought ice cream taste like fall! It’s the perfect recipe for the holidays like Thanksgiving and it's perfect for a Halloween party, if you want to give your desserts a unique, special note!
Pumpkin muffins don’t just taste great. With their low fat content they are actually healthy and make a perfect breakfast snack, but of course you can eat them whenever you want! A yummy autumn treat for everyone!
This pumpkin pie pudding with its mild pumpkin sweetness will definitely be a hit with anyone in your family. What’s good about it isn’t just that it tastes like fall. It has only half the fat of other pumpkin pie pudding recipes which makes it a tasty and healthier alternative!